Localities; gifts, etc. of personal property may be delivered to another government entity in State. (SB868)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Donations by localities. Provides that localities may make gifts and donations of personal property and may deliver such gifts and donations to another governmental entity in or outside of the Commonwealth where the recipient governmental entity has suffered a natural disaster or manmade disaster. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071124840
01/08/2007Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/18/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/18/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2007Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/22/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/02/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/09/2007Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read second time
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/13/2007Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007House amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/15/2007VOTE: (37-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB868ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 592 (effective 7/1/07)
04/03/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0592)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2298.